What does it mean for a man to lead his family spiritually?
“God intended for marriage to represent the covenant love between Christ and his bride, the church. He states, the submission that a woman offers to her husband is done so freely at the bidding of her Lord Jesus and a husband should have a sense of benevolent responsibility to lead, to protect, and to provide for his wife. Further, husbands should feel a special responsibility to lead the family in a pattern of prayer and Bible reading and worship.” Comments from John Piper, Desiring God
What kinds of qualities are required in a husband who desires to fulfill this high and holy calling?
Let’s plead with Jesus to help us live as He did by being totally dependent upon the Father!